Three persons are feared killed when APC governorship candidate in Taraba State, Alhaji Sani Danladi Abubakar and his campaign team were attacked in Wukari town yesterday.
A victim, who was in the convoy of the governorship candidate, Musa Lawal, told Daily Trust in a telephone interview that three person were shot dead in the attack.
He said several others also sustained gunshots wounds and were taken to Jalingo for treatment.
The publicity secretary of All Progressives Congress, Mr. Aaron Artimas, said described the attack as an assassination attempt on the APC candidate and ambassador of Trinidad and Tabago, Alhaji Hassan Ardo Jika.
The Taraba State police spokesperson, ASP David Misal could not be reach for comment.
The state has however enforced 6pm to 6am curfew in Wukari town.